morpheme

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /ˈmɔː(r)fiːm/
  • SAMPA: /'mO:(r)fi:m/

Noun[change]

Singular
morpheme

Plural
morphemes

  1. Part of a word. A morpheme is the smallest unit of meaning in a language. Basic words (word roots) and word endings like "-ed," "-s," and "-ing" are examples of morphemes.

See also[change]